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2019 OTHER LIVESTOCK Award

AWARDED TO: FREY BUILDING CONTRACTORS
SPONSORED BY: Vicwest 

VICWEST

DESIGNED BY: FREY BUILDING CONTRACTORS

ENGINEERED BY: TACOMA ENGINEERS

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Construction of (2) 140'x418' wood-framed beef barns
  •  52'x117' wood-framed handling building between the two beef barns and a 68'x110' office out the front of one of the barns
  •  (2) 102'x150' covered manure storage building. 108' clear span trusses were used for construction
  • Installation of weather station that controls venting/airflow
  • Insentec feeding system in both barns, which allows the owner to closely monitor/track feed on each animal for research purposes
  • Penning design has reduced the amount of bedding required in each pen
  • Hose bib connections throughout both barns that allow the owner to connection a pressure washer for ease of cleaning and sanitizing pens
  • Project included a 50,000 US Gal underground fire reservoir for on-site fire suppression
  • Extensive detail and design into animal flow from both barns and handling building for peak efficiency and owner's requirements
  • Installation of (12) high volume low speed ceiling fans, (6 in each barn). All LED lighting throughout the project
  • Finished on the interior using white Trusscore on the ceiling and the walls and the exterior was clad in prefinished metal for the roof and walls
  • Concrete floors in the beef barns used for cattle lanes were grooved to assist livestock in moving around and also to aid in manure removal

 

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